Trust Lawyer, Private Bank, Jersey

£120k - £140k
Permanent
Channel Islands
17 May 2020
BBBH759658

Trust Lawyer required for world leading private bank

Trust Lawyer and Channel Islands Country Counsel

Our client is one of the world's leading global banks. As part of the Private Banking team, this role will work with businesses units across the UK, Channel Islands, Switzerland and the Caribbean, providing a breadth of legal and regulatory advice across:

  • a range of Trust Law matters
  • the bank's Trust product offering, including insurance mediation business, inclusive of investment programs and funds
  • corporate governance of subsidiary trust companies, coordinating with, Bank Regulatory, Corporate Legal, Corporate Tax and local legal and control groups as necessary.

In addition, this role will be the Channel Islands Country Counsel and work with other business units including trade, treasury and consumer and work closely with other Country Counsels. The role will be responsible for the selection of the approved law firm panel, providing jurisdiction level approvals for a range of initiatives, and overseeing legal standards for Guernsey and Isle of Man.

Candidate Requirements

  • A qualified lawyer with at least 5 years' PQE and able to practice in Jersey, or in a common law jurisdiction and have a general grounding in international multi-generational wealth transfer planning and fiduciary administration of trust structures.
  • Experience with bank and financial services regulations would be beneficial, as would experience with corporate governance and with banking and investment products (e.g., managed accounts, structured products/derivatives).

This is an outstanding in house role, offering exceptional career opportunities, flexible working and lifestyle and a first-class remuneration package within a tax haven. To apply for this role, please contact James Franklin at Morgan McKinley.

Morgan McKinley is acting as an Employment Agency and references to pay rates are indicative.

BY APPLYING FOR THIS ROLE YOU ARE AGREEING TO OUR TERMS OF SERVICE WHICH TOGETHER WITH OUR PRIVACY STATEMENT GOVERN YOUR USE OF MORGAN MCKINLEY SERVICES.

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